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Probaena sculpta Hay 1903 (turtle)

Reptilia - Testudinata

PaleoDB taxon number: 241943

Full reference: O. P. Hay. 1903. Description of a new genus and species of tortoise from the Jurassic of Colorado. Annals of The Carnegie Museum 2:201-203

Belongs to Testudinata according to E. S. Gaffney 1979

Sister taxa: Amblypus, Amphichelydia, Ancyropus, Aplax oberndorferi, Australochelyidae, Australochelys, Chelichnus, Chelonipedidae, Chelycarapookus, Chelycarapookus arcuatus, Chelytherium, Chelytherium obscurum, Chengyuchelyidae, Chengyuchelys, Chinlechelys, Emys neumayri, Emys paranensis, Heckerochelyidae, Helcura, Kallokibotion, Mesochelydia, Mongolochelyidae, Odontochelyidae, Odontochelys, Palaeochersis, Platemys sehuensis, Platycheloides, Proganochelys, Proterochersidae, Proterochersis, Protochelys, Protochelys blakii, Siamochelys, Testudines, Testudinites, Testudo elata, Testudo stricklandi, Testudoolithidae, Trachydermochelys, Trachydermochelys phlyctaenus, Tretosternon punctatum, Trionyx mammillaris

Type specimen: CM 917, a partial shell (three-fourths of the carapace and the greater portion of the plastron). Its type locality is Felch Quarry 1, Garden Park (YPM), which is in a Kimmeridgian/Tithonian channel sandstone/claystone in the Morrison Formation of Colorado.

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